Kharkiv to Kiev

Kharkiv to Kiev

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Instant Fastest
23:11
Kharkiv Pass
6h 52m ride in train #063О, Second Class Sleeperette
06:03
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Kiev Pass
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04:01
Kharkiv Pass
8h 20m ride in train #142П, Third Class Sleeper
12:21
Boryspil
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23:25
Kharkiv
7h 35m bus ride in Standard AC
07:00
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Kiev

From Kharkiv Pass to Kiev by train

Instant
04:01
Kharkiv Pass
8h 20m ride in train #142П, Third Class Sleeper
12:21
Boryspil
Instant Fastest
23:11
Kharkiv Pass
6h 52m ride in train #063О, Second Class Sleeperette
06:03
+1
Kiev Pass

From Kharkiv to Kiev by bus

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23:25
Kharkiv
7h 35m bus ride in Standard AC
07:00
+1
Kiev

Kharkiv to Kiev Schedule

Kharkiv to Kiev Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Tranigo Comfort Any timeUAH 8,100
Odri Standard AC 03:15 - 11:05UAH 302
Ukrainian Railways Third Class Sleeper 04:01 - 13:09UAH 151
Ukrainian Railways Reserved 07:15 - 12:03UAH 335
Local Carrier Standard AC 08:30 - 17:05UAH 305
Boreichuk Standard AC 10:20 - 19:30UAH 303
Ukrainian Railways Third Class Sleeper 12:39 - 22:27UAH 206
Ukrainian Railways First Class Sleeper 15:10 - 21:50UAH 493
Tov Gunsel Standard AC 17:00 - 00:45UAH 334
Ukrainian Railways Second Class Sleeperette 18:40 - 01:03UAH 454
Ukrainian Railways First Class Sleeper 21:07 - 03:42UAH 1,056
Ukrainian Railways Second Class Sleeperette 23:11 - 06:03UAH 537

Transportation from Kharkiv to Kiev

How to get from Kharkiv to Kiev

Travelling between Kharkiv and Kiev is possible by Flight, bus, train and taxi. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you UAH 16,163 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere UAH 184.

How long does it take to get from Kharkiv to Kiev?

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 29 hours to travel between Kharkiv and Kiev depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Kharkiv and Kiev. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 20m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 1d 4h 55m to reach Kiev.

How much does it cost to get from Kharkiv to Kiev?

Travelling between Kharkiv and Kiev can be as cheap as UAH 184 if you opt for a Ukrainian Railways train and as expensive as UAH 16,163 if you buy a Tranigo taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Kharkiv and Kiev ?

  • 1 from Kharkiv to Kiev starting from 04:35 Boryspil Airport until 22:15 Kiev Zhuliany Airport
  • 1 from Kharkiv to Kiev starting from 00:15 Kiev until 23:59 Kiev
  • 1 from Kharkiv to Kiev starting from 07:15 Kiev Pass until 23:11 Kiev Pass

1 from Kharkiv to Kiev starting from 00:00 Kiev Boryspil Airport until 00:00 Kiev Boryspil Airport

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Kharkiv to Kiev.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Kharkiv to Kiev, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as UAH 716.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Kharkiv and Kiev

Belavia, Lot Polish Airlines, Ryanair, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, Windrose Airlines

Bus

Travelling from Kharkiv to Kiev overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Kharkiv and Kiev

Avtotranzit, Boreichuk, Dentrans, Elit Bus Trans, Eurolines Lvivskoe ATP, Kaluzhenov V V, Kramatorske Atp 11410, Local Carrier, Lys Avto Trans, Odri, Ogurtsov D O, Osypa, Pass Trans, Poliakh O M, Rab T B, Ternvoyage, Tov Gunsel, VasilkivTransAvto, Yakovlev M Iu, Z Time Kovelske ATP, Zelenyi Slon 7 Tov

Taxi

Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Kharkiv and Kiev

Tranigo

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Kharkiv to Kiev?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with flight remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% decided to fly